United Way of Greenbrier Valley "Holiday by Design" Fundraiser

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The United Way of Greenbrier County "Holiday by Design" fundraiser was held December 7th as part of the Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce's Business After Hours hosted by the Greenbrier County Convention and Visitors Bureau located in downtown Lewisburg, WV. 

 

The event was from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM with hors d'oeuvres, drinks, live music, and a chance to bid on your favorite Christmas tree for the United Way of Greenbrier County "Holiday by Design" fundraiser.  Area businesses, schools, nonprofits and civic organizations participated in this fundraiser. 

Christmas trees

 

The above Christmas tree themes are breast cancer awareness, culinary and island holidays.

 

Entries for the "Holiday by Design" fundraiser consisted of eleven 6 1/2 foot trees, ten 3 ft. trees, 16 wreaths, and two swags.  Each tree and wreath focused on a theme of the preparer's choice.

 

The entries were donated by:

 

  • Advance Auto Parts
  • Greenbrier Valley YMCA
  • Allegheny Power
  • First National Bank
  • Greenbrier Realty
  • Greenbrier East High School (8 entries)
  • MeadWestVaco
  • Show Your Colors
  • Old Hardware Gallery
  • Foxfire Mountain Properties (6 entries)
  • Shawnee Farms Shooting Sports
  • City National Bank
  • The State Fair of WV
  • Rainelle Medical Center
  • Henne's
  • Trenda Adkins
  • Greenbrier Valley Masters Gardeners(2 entries)
  • Second Creek Help Its 4-H Club
  • CASA (2 entries)
  • New Greenbrier Preschool
  • Gateway Industries
  • Huntersville Historical Traditions
  • Greenbrier Valley - CVB
  • Greenbrier Cut Flowers

 

Paul Grist, Auctioneer

 

There was a silent auction for the trees and wreaths.  Those with no bids or low bids were auctioned by Paul Grist, auctioneer with Foxfire Mountain Properties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jill Allman

 

The Christmas tree voted the "most favorite" went to Jill Allman of Greenbrier Real Estate Service. 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The trees will be on display at the visitors center until December 12th.  For more information, on the United Way of the Greenbrier Valley, which serves Greenbrier, Monroe and Pocahontas counties, call 304-647-3783.

 

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    Rebecca Gaujot  

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Donna Foerster
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Hi Rebecca, what a terrific event.  The trees are beautiful.  I would just walk around oohing and aahing the whole time!

Dec 09, 2010 11:03 PM #1
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Rebecca, beautiful photos and it sounds like a great event. 

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Anita Clark
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The United Way is a great cause Rebecca.  It looks like you had quite a few local businesses involved too...glad the event went well.

Dec 10, 2010 05:42 AM #3
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Lee & Carol Barbour, REALTORS
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What a wonderful event for United Way, Rebecca. Wish we weren't so far away to get to see all those theme trees displayed.

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Thanks to everyone for stopping by and commenting on this post.

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Mickey McCoy
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Rebecca, I missed another event in Lewisburg, just so busy with the holidays and family arriving.

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Great pictures and an outstanding cause. Thanks for sharing.

 Happy Holidays!

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